indonesia

palu earthquake

The Horror of Watching Your Home Get Swallowed by Liquid Earth

“My son is still traumatised. He asked me, 'Can I sleep with my eyes open? I’m afraid there will be another earthquake.'"
Iqbal Lubis
10.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Teen Survived at Sea for 49 Days in This Rickety, Floating Hut

Miraculously, ten ships passed by without seeing him before one finally came to the rescue.
Drew Schwartz
9.25.18
10 Questions

10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Kung-Fu Master

"Monks train really hard, so they're able to tow a car with their penis."
Daniel Darmawan
8.28.18
Lombok Earthquake

Teams Are Searching the Rubble of Lombok By Hand to Find Survivors

We went into the hardest hit part of the island and found search and rescue teams working tirelessly by hand to save people trapped beneath the ruins.
Akhyar M Nur
8.7.18
Privacy and Perception Issue

Stunning Photos That Show the Intimacy of Undressing

Photographer Alex Thebez's two series, "A Handful of Unfulfilled Wishes" and "Undressed", both address the ambiguity and fluidity of our identities, on the internet and off of it.
Alex Thebez
7.12.18
So Bored Today

'Pokémon Go​' Is Still a Big Deal in Indonesia

When die-hard players say they gotta catch 'em all, they really mean it.
Adi Renaldi
6.19.18
ramadan

Why I Decided to Do a Social Media Fast This Ramadan

It seriously changes your perspective on things.
Harits Paramasatya
6.11.18
Photos

Striking Photos of One of the Oldest Chinese Diasporas on Earth

Photojournalist P.J. Leo spent nine years documenting the unique lives of Indonesia's Benteng Chinese families.
Stanley Widianto
5.18.18
terrorism

Surabaya Attacks Shine Light on Indonesia's Juvenile Jihadist Problem

Four of the six attackers in the first string of suicide bombings were children.
Adi Renaldi
5.15.18
Dystopian Utopias

I Tried to Survive on a Deserted Tropical Island In the Philippines

What happens when you take "getting away from it all" a bit too seriously.
Alice .
4.16.18
It's the end of the world as we know it

Hanging Out with the Followers of a Doomsday Cult

The world is going to end. It's bad news for most of us, but, for a select few, a ride on a UFO to a new Earth awaits.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
4.12.18
Dating

What It's Like to Date When You're HIV Positive

It's not as bad as I thought.
Amahl S. Azwar
3.14.18